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Zesty Green Beans

Zesty Green Beans

A pile of tender-crisp, steamed green beans  makes the perfect side dish  for just about any main course. Give yours a citrusy twist with a splash of sweet, tangy orange and lemon juices, plus  a  zesty kick  from freshly ground black pepper and natu ...
Creamy Coffee-Coconut Smoothie

Creamy Coffee-Coconut Smoothie

Just when you thought a cup of your favorite coffee couldn’t get any better””imagine it chilled, blended with vanilla frozen yogurt and given a tropical twist with coconut flakes! Try this dessert-worthy smoothie with Vitacost’s new ...
Balsamic Cucumber Salad

Balsamic Cucumber Salad

Rather than tossing into a  salad, let cucumbers stand solo with this refreshing, zesty side dish that takes just minutes to make. Light, cool and crisp, cukes are known for their high water content, but they’re also a great source of vitamin C ...
Avocado Sandwich

Avocado Sandwich

Guacamole is great, but how else can you enjoy cool, creamy omega-packed avocado? Sliced and stacked on whole grain bread, this versatile veggie makes the perfect sandwich filler””tender and buttery, but hearty enough for bountiful bites. Top w ...
Simple Gourmet Chicken Salad

Simple Gourmet Chicken Salad

Have chicken left over from last night’s dinner? Turn it into today’s healthy lunch with a light chicken salad, eaten as is or tucked into a pita for a quick grab-and-go sandwich. Crunchy celery, diced apples and sweet, cool grapes create ...
Avocado-Spinach Egg Salad

Avocado-Spinach Egg Salad

Egg salad isn’t exactly elegant”¦but it can be. Stir in some baby spinach, diced avocado for extra creaminess and fresh, ripe raspberries for a touch of sweetness. Eaten as-is, atop crackers or spread on bread, this light, healthy dish is ...